SSPX for Visitors

The Soul of our Belief

Greetings, and welcome to the official website of the Priestly Society of Saint Pius X (SSPX).

Thank you for taking the time to visit! Here you will find all sorts of information, ranging from an explanation of the mission and values of the SSPX to a calendar of local events happening in your area. We encourage you to explore all the online resources we have to offer.

If you have further questions, or if would like to get in contact with a Catholic priest, simply send us a message.

Articles about and for the Visitors

Pope Francis and the Integration of Migrants

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On May 6, 2016, Pope Francis received the 2016 Charlemagne Prize for “his encouragement and message of hope for peace and coexistence” in Europe.

Why a Feast of Corpus Christi?

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The institution of the feast of Corpus Christi happened after a miraculous miracle at the time of St. Thomas Aquinas.

"Catholics on the Way to Full Communion."

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In an interview to La Croix, Pope Francis said that the Society of St. Pius X are "Catholics on the way to full communion" and that a personal prelature was "a possible solution".

St. Charbel's Relics Tour The East Coast

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As the relics of St. Charbel tour Maronite churches in the United States, we offer here a biography of the saint.

Fr. Bourmaud: Beginnings in Winona

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In this interview, Father Bourmaud, then Vice-Rector at St. Thomas Aquinas Seminary, recalls his arrival in Winona in June 1988.

Women Deacons in the Catholic Church?

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On May 12, 2016 during a meeting with Catholic women religious leaders, Pope Francis said he will create a commission to study the possibility of allowing women to serve as deacons in the Church.

On the Feast of St. Joseph the Worker, a new school was dedi

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After years of hard work and sacrifice, the dream of having fitting buildings to house the church and school has become a reality, with almost-new brick buildings purchased in Ray Township, MI. Masses have been celebrated at the new location since December 8, 2015, but the students and teachers of the academy have had to wait patiently while renovations were made to fit the new buildings to the needs of a Catholic school.

1988: SSPX Seminary Moves to Winona, MN

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Seminarians relate in the Winona Diary the first events following the move of St. Thomas Seminary from Ridgefield, CT to its new location in Winona, MN in 1988.

SSPX Official Declaration on Amoris Laetitia

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The Society of St. Pius X publishes an official declaration concerning the post-synodal exhortation Amoris Laetitia of Pope Francis (March 19, 2016).

Bp. Fellay: "A Pivoting Point in Church History"

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On May 1, 2016, Bishop Fellay mentions the present state of the Society’s relations with Rome.